COVID-19 Media Coverage

CBS News: Fauci says nation is looking for “level of control” over COVID-19

October 15, 2021

Dr. Carlos Jaen, Family and Community Medicine, is quoted in this CBS News video. Watch story

News 4: How often will we need COVID-19 booster shots?

October 15, 2021

Dr. Barbara Taylor, Infectious Diseases, is quoted in this story about COVID-19 booster shots. Watch story

BBC: The mystery of how long Covid damages our memory

October 15, 2021

Long COVID patient, Dr. Rochelle David, Obstetrics and Gynecology, was interviewed for this story. Dr. Monica Verduzco-Gutierrez Rehabilitation Medicine, was also filmed visiting with patients in her long COVID clinic. Watch story

Laredo Morning Times: Rehabilitation center offers monthly clinic amid pandemic fallout

October 11, 2021

This Laredo Morning Times story is about the Ruthe B. Cowl Rehabilitation Center in Laredo. The center offers free specialty clinics on a monthly basis for children who need to consult a specialist. Specialists are from The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio and offer advanced treatment for a range of conditions. […]

KSAT 12 Q&A: Dr. Ruth Berggren talks about how COVID-19 vaccines for children can impact fight against pandemic

October 8, 2021

Dr. Ruth Berggren, Infectious Diseases, Center for Medical Humanities and Ethics, discussed the latest information regarding how COVID-19 vaccines for children could impact the fight against the pandemic and if it’s okay to mix and match COVID-19 vaccines when getting a booster shot in this weekly KSAT 12 Q&A segment. Watch Q&A COVID cases dip below 100,000 a day in U.S. as nation faces colder weather and more closed-in spaces

October 8, 2021

Dr. Barbara Taylor, Infectious Diseases, is quoted in this story and explained the still-high infection rates means that the country is not yet out of the woods, though it’s encouraging that COVID-19 cases aren’t surging. Read story